Science and Technology : Tom Jones Is Getting His DNA Tested To See If He Has ‘Black Ancestors’

Discussion in 'Science and Technology' started by Clyde C Coger Jr, Nov 3, 2015.

  1. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Messages:
    44,543
    Likes Received:
    10,867
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Speaker/Teacher/Author
    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +13,529
    In the Spirit of Sankofa,


    If you are able to go back far enough, your deep ancestry will show Black, Tom; this is true of all so-called White people.



    Tom Jones Is Getting His DNA Tested To See If He Has ‘Black Ancestors


    Sir Tom Jones has revealed that he wants to get his DNA tested to find out if he has any black ancestors, with the music legend admitting that he has “always wondered” if he is mixed race.

    The 75-year-old is keen to get the test done in the near future so that he can gain a better understanding of his heritage.

    Speaking to Times magazine, the star explained: “A lot of people still think I’m black. When I first came to America, people who had heard me sing on the radio would be surprised that I was white when they saw me.

    Because of my hair, a lot of black people still tell me that I’m just passing as white.”


    http://news.yahoo.com/tom-jones-is-getting-his-dna-tested-to-see-if-he-092013877.html

    Tom Jones Is Getting His DNA Tested To See If He Has ‘Black Ancestors’

    Sir Tom Jones has revealed that he wants to get his DNA tested to find out if he has any black ancestors, with the music legend admitting that he has “always wondered” if he is mixed race. The 75-year-old is keen to get the test done in the near...
    yahoo.com


    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]
    [​IMG]

    ...

     
  2. Kemetstry

    Kemetstry going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Feb 19, 2001
    Messages:
    23,149
    Likes Received:
    5,366
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Chemist
    Location:
    Detroit
    Ratings:
    +6,589
    :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:

    :rofl: :rofl: :rofl: :rofl:




    .
     
  3. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Messages:
    44,543
    Likes Received:
    10,867
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Speaker/Teacher/Author
    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +13,529
    ...

    I think I understand why you are laughing so, but its always best to ask and be sure. :thinking:



     
  4. Babasola

    Babasola Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2013
    Messages:
    353
    Likes Received:
    150
    Gender:
    Male
    Ratings:
    +218


    looks more probable than possible to me.
     
  5. chuck

    chuck Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Aug 9, 2003
    Messages:
    13,602
    Likes Received:
    2,145
    Gender:
    Male
    Ratings:
    +2,644
    At best he's an ex hater...

    I actually met him here:

    First impressions do count too!!

    fyi
     
  6. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Messages:
    44,543
    Likes Received:
    10,867
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Speaker/Teacher/Author
    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +13,529

    What looks more probable than possible Babasola, please explain?

    ...
     
  7. Babasola

    Babasola Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2013
    Messages:
    353
    Likes Received:
    150
    Gender:
    Male
    Ratings:
    +218

    That he's Black
     
  8. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Messages:
    44,543
    Likes Received:
    10,867
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Speaker/Teacher/Author
    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +13,529


    Thanks ... Correct, he may not be Black and isn't considered to be Black by society. But, here's one thing we know, no Pink Person (Caucasian) escapes the deep ancestral component connecting them to the Original People (Africans).

    In other words, the biology of Whites doesn't stand alone or apart from the single nature of the origin of man, which traces back to African people, not European, by today's standard knowledge.

    ...

     
  9. Babasola

    Babasola Well-Known Member MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Oct 19, 2013
    Messages:
    353
    Likes Received:
    150
    Gender:
    Male
    Ratings:
    +218

    Yea, I guess
     
  10. Clyde C Coger Jr

    Clyde C Coger Jr going above and beyond PREMIUM MEMBER

    Country:
    United States
    Joined:
    Nov 17, 2006
    Messages:
    44,543
    Likes Received:
    10,867
    Gender:
    Male
    Occupation:
    Speaker/Teacher/Author
    Location:
    Dallas, TX
    Home Page:
    Ratings:
    +13,529
Loading...